Hugo Schroeder1874

Powerhouse Museum

Powerhouse Museum
Sydney, Australia

Telescope, 11.4 inch equatorial refracting telescope, brass / glass, made by Hugo Schroeder, Hamburg, Germany, 1874, used at Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. A telescope, 11.4 inch equatorial refracting telescope, made of brass and glass, which consists of a brass tube painted brown with ends unpainted. Attached to the top of this is another smaller brass tube. A glass lense is fitted in the end of each of the brass tubes with an eye piece at the other.


  • Title: Telescope
  • Creator: Hugo Schroeder
  • Date: 1874
  • Location: Hamburg, Germany

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